Sunday, March 10, 2019

A.I. And The Need For Increased Female Gender Participation In Its Development


By Taarini Kaur Dang

There is a critical need for female gender participation in overall artificial intelligence creation and development. This article is Part 2 of a 2 part series. Here is Part 1.

Considering all the exciting information and news about the relevance and imminent take-over of artificial intelligence, it is important to also consider a germane factor that will influence operations of the technology, overall. The insignificant level of female participation in AI development continues to be an issue of concern. The implication of this for AI, should this level remain so low, is that the essential feminine blending required for augmenting our everyday activities would be effectively non-existent in the technology. Hence, if this trend is not adjusted, the pervasion of AI could be interpreted as a takeover of the world, by the male gender. This would be devastating; we cannot exclude the significance of feminine input.  Read more >>